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Ada Ryan fonds
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[ca. 1900-1936] (Creation)
- Ryan, Ada
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2 cm of textual records. -- 11 photographs
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Name of creator
Ada Beaton was a Calgary, Alberta writer, whose articles were published in various Canadian newspapers. She later married Albert T. Ryan and moved to British Columbia.
Scope and content
The fonds consists of historical articles written by Beaton about these Calgary pioneers and topics: C.J. Duggan, Alfred S. McKay, buffalo bones, George Elliott, Henry La Riviere, Robert Barker, John Herron, Father Leon Joseph Desire Doucet, Charlie Youan, J.H. Turner, John Franklin, Herb Millar, Isaac Ellwood, and Amos Wilkins. Includes a letter written to Ada by a daughter of Howard Pratt, telling of people and places in downtown Calgary. Also includes photographs of early Calgary.
Immediate source of acquisition
Gift of Ada Ryan, 1959-1974.
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- The material is in English.
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No restrictions on access.
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Record No. M-3126;M-4156;PA-545;PA-1312;NA-162;NA-2978<br><br>
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- Ryan, Ada (Subject)